Period
to 24 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Amazon S3 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon S3 over the 6 months to 24 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3)
England > London
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 257 403 461
Rank change year-on-year +146 +58 +88
Contract jobs citing Amazon S3 488 221 159
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 1.07% 0.51% 0.36%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.30% 2.94% 2.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 383 165 118
London median daily rate £550 £538 £504
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.33% +6.70% +25.94%
10th Percentile £425 £400 £375
90th Percentile £638 £645 £591
England median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +14.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

Amazon S3 is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 11,353 7,524 5,865
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 24.94% 17.21% 13.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,353 5,518 4,329
London median daily rate £513 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £300
90th Percentile £675 £638 £625
England median daily rate £488 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 70 58
London median hourly rate £20.25 £21.23 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.60% -7.71% +2.22%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.25 £14.36
90th Percentile £88.25 £165.00 £68.00
England median hourly rate £18.70 £20.91 £18.77
% change year-on-year -10.57% +11.39% -20.12%

Amazon S3
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Amazon S3 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon S3 in London

Amazon S3
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Amazon S3 in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Amazon S3 in London

Amazon S3
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon S3 in London over the 6 months to 24 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Amazon S3 in London

Amazon S3
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon S3 within the London region over the 6 months to 24 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London +54 100 £525 - 22
South London +5 63 £525 -25.00% 3
West London - 17 £490 - 11
East London - 13 £500 - 15
North London - 1 £700 - 2
Amazon S3
England

For the 6 months to 24 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Amazon S3 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the London region with a requirement for Amazon S3.

1 483 (98.98%) Amazon AWS
2 332 (68.03%) Amazon EC2
3 284 (58.20%) Python
4 238 (48.77%) DevOps
5 216 (44.26%) Java
6 200 (40.98%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 196 (40.16%) Jenkins
8 187 (38.32%) Agile Software Development
9 179 (36.68%) Serverless
10 171 (35.04%) Linux
11 168 (34.43%) Ansible
12 159 (32.58%) Amazon RDS
12 159 (32.58%) AWS Lambda
13 151 (30.94%) Opscode Chef
14 150 (30.74%) Docker
14 150 (30.74%) Terraform
15 147 (30.12%) SQL
16 146 (29.92%) Puppet
17 119 (24.39%) Continuous Integration
18 115 (23.57%) Big Data
19 112 (22.95%) Unix
20 105 (21.52%) ETL
20 105 (21.52%) Bash Shell
21 104 (21.31%) Git (software)
22 100 (20.49%) Hadoop
23 92 (18.85%) Finance
24 91 (18.65%) Configuration Management
25 87 (17.83%) Amazon Redshift
26 86 (17.62%) Amazon CloudWatch
27 85 (17.42%) Kubernetes

Amazon S3
Co-occurring IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 56 (11.48%) Elasticsearch
2 53 (10.86%) Tomcat
3 46 (9.43%) Apache Spark
4 43 (8.81%) Confluence
5 29 (5.94%) Apache
6 18 (3.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 13 (2.66%) Apache Solr
8 6 (1.23%) IIS
8 6 (1.23%) nginx
8 6 (1.23%) SAS
9 4 (0.82%) Apache Pig
10 3 (0.61%) Apache Airflow
10 3 (0.61%) CMS
10 3 (0.61%) Jetty
10 3 (0.61%) Jupyter
10 3 (0.61%) Magnolia
11 1 (0.20%) Ethereum
11 1 (0.20%) IPython
11 1 (0.20%) JBoss
11 1 (0.20%) WebLogic
Applications
1 46 (9.43%) Microsoft Excel
2 44 (9.02%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.20%) Stata
Business Applications
1 2 (0.41%) Markit EDM
1 2 (0.41%) PolarLake
2 1 (0.20%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (0.20%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 483 (98.98%) Amazon AWS
2 332 (68.03%) Amazon EC2
3 200 (40.98%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 179 (36.68%) Serverless
5 159 (32.58%) AWS Lambda
6 86 (17.62%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 78 (15.98%) Route 53
8 77 (15.78%) AWS CloudFormation
9 73 (14.96%) Amazon ELB
10 71 (14.55%) Amazon EMR
11 64 (13.11%) GitHub
12 53 (10.86%) Amazon Kinesis
13 50 (10.25%) CloudFront
14 42 (8.61%) Amazon SQS
15 35 (7.17%) OpenShift
16 23 (4.71%) Microsoft Azure
17 21 (4.30%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
18 19 (3.89%) Google Cloud Platform
19 18 (3.69%) PaaS
20 17 (3.48%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 28 (5.74%) DNS
2 21 (4.30%) HTTP
3 18 (3.69%) VPN
4 16 (3.28%) TCP/IP
5 13 (2.66%) SSL
6 9 (1.84%) OpenLDAP
6 9 (1.84%) SSH
7 8 (1.64%) Intrusion Detection
7 8 (1.64%) OpenVPN
8 6 (1.23%) Firewall
8 6 (1.23%) Kerberos
9 3 (0.61%) DHCP
9 3 (0.61%) FTP
9 3 (0.61%) Internet
9 3 (0.61%) LAN
9 3 (0.61%) MPLS
9 3 (0.61%) Network Security
9 3 (0.61%) VLAN
9 3 (0.61%) WAN
10 2 (0.41%) Calico
Database & Business Intelligence
1 159 (32.58%) Amazon RDS
2 115 (23.57%) Big Data
3 100 (20.49%) Hadoop
4 87 (17.83%) Amazon Redshift
5 78 (15.98%) Apache Hive
6 65 (13.32%) MySQL
6 65 (13.32%) PostgreSQL
7 61 (12.50%) SQL Server
8 54 (11.07%) Impala
9 51 (10.45%) MongoDB
10 50 (10.25%) Sqoop
11 48 (9.84%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 45 (9.22%) NoSQL
13 44 (9.02%) Relational Database
14 40 (8.20%) Data Warehouse
15 30 (6.15%) InfluxDB
16 28 (5.74%) Amazon Aurora
16 28 (5.74%) HBase
17 21 (4.30%) Data Lake
18 19 (3.89%) Amazon Athena
Development Applications
1 196 (40.16%) Jenkins
2 104 (21.31%) Git (software)
3 73 (14.96%) JIRA
4 44 (9.02%) Bitbucket
5 30 (6.15%) Sonatype Nexus
6 23 (4.71%) Maven
7 21 (4.30%) Artifactory
8 10 (2.05%) JUnit
9 9 (1.84%) Liquibase
9 9 (1.84%) SonarQube
10 8 (1.64%) Ant
10 8 (1.64%) TeamCity
11 6 (1.23%) GitLab
11 6 (1.23%) Gradle
11 6 (1.23%) Selenium
11 6 (1.23%) Subversion
12 5 (1.02%) FishEye
12 5 (1.02%) Spinnaker
13 4 (0.82%) Eclipse
14 3 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 92 (18.85%) Finance
2 25 (5.12%) Retail
3 21 (4.30%) Marketing
4 8 (1.64%) Financial Institution
4 8 (1.64%) Games
5 6 (1.23%) Banking
5 6 (1.23%) Telecoms
6 4 (0.82%) Advertising
7 3 (0.61%) Back Office
7 3 (0.61%) Legal
8 2 (0.41%) Front Office
8 2 (0.41%) Music Industry
8 2 (0.41%) Publishing
9 1 (0.20%) Billing
Job Titles
1 142 (29.10%) DevOps Engineer
2 136 (27.87%) AWS Engineer
3 112 (22.95%) Developer
4 101 (20.70%) AWS DevOps
5 96 (19.67%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 68 (13.93%) Data Engineer
7 55 (11.27%) Platform Engineer
8 43 (8.81%) Cloud Engineer
9 41 (8.40%) Java Developer
10 30 (6.15%) Python Engineer
11 29 (5.94%) Architect
12 22 (4.51%) AWS Developer
13 19 (3.89%) Operations Engineer
14 18 (3.69%) SC Cleared Java Developer
15 17 (3.48%) Cloud Architect
16 14 (2.87%) Analyst
16 14 (2.87%) Big Data Engineer
17 13 (2.66%) AWS Architect
17 13 (2.66%) Ruby on Rails Developer
18 11 (2.25%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (16.39%) Web Services
2 68 (13.93%) JSON
3 52 (10.66%) Node.js
4 47 (9.63%) RabbitMQ
4 47 (9.63%) XML
5 43 (8.81%) Kafka
6 36 (7.38%) Elastic Stack
7 35 (7.17%) REST
8 33 (6.76%) Java EE
9 26 (5.33%) Spring Boot
10 22 (4.51%) HTML
11 21 (4.30%) Sensu
12 19 (3.89%) Spring
13 17 (3.48%) RESTful
14 15 (3.07%) CSS
15 13 (2.66%) Ruby on Rails
15 13 (2.66%) SAML
16 11 (2.25%) .NET
16 11 (2.25%) HTML5
16 11 (2.25%) Lambda Expressions
Miscellaneous
1 65 (13.32%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (9.02%) Wiki
3 37 (7.58%) Fintech
4 32 (6.56%) Cloud Native
4 32 (6.56%) Greenfield Project
5 21 (4.30%) Algorithms
6 18 (3.69%) Virtual Team
7 14 (2.87%) Linux Command Line
8 12 (2.46%) Mobile App
9 11 (2.25%) Computer Science
9 11 (2.25%) Data Structures
9 11 (2.25%) User Experience
10 8 (1.64%) Hedge funds
11 7 (1.43%) Clustering
12 6 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (1.23%) Management Information System
13 5 (1.02%) Equities
13 5 (1.02%) Fixed Income
13 5 (1.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 4 (0.82%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 171 (35.04%) Linux
2 112 (22.95%) Unix
3 76 (15.57%) Windows
4 34 (6.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 25 (5.12%) CentOS
6 9 (1.84%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (1.43%) Ubuntu
8 4 (0.82%) Debian
8 4 (0.82%) Solaris
9 3 (0.61%) Android
9 3 (0.61%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.61%) CoreOS
10 2 (0.41%) Amazon Linux
11 1 (0.20%) VMS
11 1 (0.20%) Windows Server
11 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 238 (48.77%) DevOps
2 187 (38.32%) Agile Software Development
3 119 (24.39%) Continuous Integration
4 105 (21.52%) ETL
5 91 (18.65%) Configuration Management
6 77 (15.78%) Scrum
7 68 (13.93%) Test Automation
8 64 (13.11%) Microservices
9 61 (12.50%) Analytics
10 57 (11.68%) Data Analysis
11 54 (11.07%) Data Extraction
12 53 (10.86%) Migration
13 49 (10.04%) Deployment Automation
14 46 (9.43%) TDD
15 44 (9.02%) Build Automation
16 42 (8.61%) Load Balancing
17 39 (7.99%) Business Intelligence
18 36 (7.38%) Open Source
19 31 (6.35%) Visualisation
20 30 (6.15%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 284 (58.20%) Python
2 216 (44.26%) Java
3 147 (30.12%) SQL
4 105 (21.52%) Bash Shell
5 68 (13.93%) Ruby
6 61 (12.50%) Scala
7 60 (12.30%) Shell Script
8 59 (12.09%) PowerShell
9 46 (9.43%) Korn
10 35 (7.17%) JavaScript
11 28 (5.74%) Perl
12 18 (3.69%) Java 8
13 14 (2.87%) R
14 12 (2.46%) Groovy
15 11 (2.25%) Go
16 9 (1.84%) C++
17 8 (1.64%) C
18 5 (1.02%) C#
18 5 (1.02%) PHP
19 4 (0.82%) AWK
Qualifications
1 49 (10.04%) Security Cleared
2 47 (9.63%) SC Cleared
3 17 (3.48%) AWS Certification
4 14 (2.87%) Degree
5 5 (1.02%) Master's Degree
6 4 (0.82%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (0.41%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 2 (0.41%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.20%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.20%) MCSD
8 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.20%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.20%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.07%) QA
2 6 (1.23%) GDPR
3 2 (0.41%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.41%) PMO
4 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 150 (30.74%) Docker
2 60 (12.30%) HDFS
3 12 (2.46%) Virtual Machines
4 9 (1.84%) Active Directory
4 9 (1.84%) Apache Flume
4 9 (1.84%) Squid
5 8 (1.64%) Postfix
5 8 (1.64%) vCloud
6 2 (0.41%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.20%) iptables
7 1 (0.20%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (0.20%) Xen
Systems Management
1 168 (34.43%) Ansible
2 151 (30.94%) Opscode Chef
3 150 (30.74%) Terraform
4 146 (29.92%) Puppet
5 85 (17.42%) Kubernetes
6 50 (10.25%) Hadoop YARN
7 37 (7.58%) ZABBIX
8 34 (6.97%) Packer
9 31 (6.35%) Nagios
10 29 (5.94%) Kibana
10 29 (5.94%) logstash
11 20 (4.10%) Mesos
11 20 (4.10%) Uchiwa
12 19 (3.89%) Pingdom
13 18 (3.69%) Sysdig
14 17 (3.48%) Docker Swarm
15 16 (3.28%) Prometheus
16 11 (2.25%) Oozie
17 8 (1.64%) Rancher
17 8 (1.64%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 67 (13.73%) Oracle
2 52 (10.66%) Cloudera
3 33 (6.76%) New Relic
3 33 (6.76%) Tableau
4 32 (6.56%) Atlassian
5 29 (5.94%) Splunk
6 23 (4.71%) Google
7 19 (3.89%) PagerDuty
8 18 (3.69%) Adobe
8 18 (3.69%) hybris
9 13 (2.66%) Alteryx
10 12 (2.46%) Microsoft
11 11 (2.25%) Hortonworks
12 9 (1.84%) Talend
12 9 (1.84%) VMware
13 8 (1.64%) Sonatype
14 7 (1.43%) Salesforce.com
14 7 (1.43%) Solace
15 6 (1.23%) SAP
16 5 (1.02%) Omniture